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Reviewing the self defence laws

Razi Shah, the solicitor for Munir Hussain - who was jailed for a violent attack on a burglar and then freed by the Court of Appeal, spoke as Tory and Labour debate changing the self defence laws.

Justice Secretary Jack Straw insisted there is no need for new legislation, but shadow Home secretary Chris Grayling said the law should be much clearer.


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